Category - Announcements

Apply for The Fellowship in Educating for...

We are pleased to announce that the Leadership Commons of the William Davidson Graduate School of Jewish Education at JTS, with generous support from Lippman Kanfer Foundation for Living Torah, is launching a fellowship program in educating for...

Nominate a Jewish Educator for a 2018...

Each year, The Covenant Foundation honors three exceptional Jewish educators with a prestigious Covenant Award. Designed to honor and celebrate those who have made an impact on Jewish life through innovative educational practices and models...

$18 Million Raised by Ramah Camping Movement

The Ramah Camping Movement continues to thrive, serving more than 11,200 campers and staff members this summer, the largest number ever in our 70-year history. We are fortunate to benefit from a growing list of generous individual donors, both...

Poland: Program for Jewish museum...

Call for Applicants The Council of American Jewish Museums is offering a limited number of competitive fellowships for its program to Poland in Fall of 2017. The trip is part of CAJM’s emerging international fellowship program—designed to...

Jonathan (Jon) Woocher, PhD, z”l

It is with sadness we share news of the untimely passing of Jonathan (Jon) Woocher, PhD, z”l. Jon, 70, was a long-time educator; a friend and colleague to many of us, and an early advisor to eJewishPhilanthropy. Jon worked for 27 years at...

Moving Traditions Goes Beyond the Binary

Image credit: KOMUnews on Flickr Moving Traditions has created a first-of-its-kind online group for Jewish teens who identify as transgender, nonbinary, or gender questioning, and their allies. Like Rosh Hodesh and Shevet Achim, Moving...